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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Michigan farmers enjoy state's diverse agriculturepeaches, pears, plums and cherries are largely concentrated along the west coas
Michigan farmers enjoy state's diverse agriculture
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 2 days ago
peaches, pears, plums and cherries are largely concentrated along the west coast of the Mitten. The west coast, from the Mackinac Bridge to the Indiana border, also is ideal for just about any vegetable you can think of, he said. Pockets of... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Michigan farmers enjoy state's diverse agriculturepeaches, pears, plums and cherries are largely concentrated along the west coas
Michigan farmers enjoy state's diverse agriculture
Detroit Free Press / Posted 2 days ago
peaches, pears, plums and cherries are largely concentrated along the west coast of the Mitten. The west coast, from the Mackinac Bridge to the Indiana border, also is ideal for just about any vegetable you can think of, he said. Pockets of... Read more
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The Sault Star
Bridge tries new maintenance optionsof the arch still has lead paint - and the need to clear customs to get to the
Bridge tries new maintenance options
The Sault Star / Posted 3 days ago
of the arch still has lead paint - and the need to clear customs to get to the work site. The price for similar work on the Mackinac Bridge, 90 kilometres south of the Sault, was 50% less. Planned replacement of 15 sliding plate bearings and two... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
Roscommon, Missaukee County Power Outage Impacting Nearly 2,000 people.from her elderly aunt and uncle. A Cadillac woman is accused of taking thousan
Roscommon, Missaukee County Power Outage Impacting Nearly 2,000 people.
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 4 days ago
from her elderly aunt and uncle. A Cadillac woman is accused of taking thousands from her elderly aunt and uncle. Mackinac Bridge to See Hundreds of Bikes for Motorcycles on the MacMackinac Bridge to See Hundreds of Bikes for Motorcycles... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
Woman Struck by Lightning in Presque Isle Countyfrom her elderly aunt and uncle. A Cadillac woman is accused of taking thousan
Woman Struck by Lightning in Presque Isle County
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 4 days ago
from her elderly aunt and uncle. A Cadillac woman is accused of taking thousands from her elderly aunt and uncle. Mackinac Bridge to See Hundreds of Bikes for Motorcycles on the MacMackinac Bridge to See Hundreds of Bikes for Motorcycles... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
Amish man, 5 Children Hurt in Clare County Accidentfrom her elderly aunt and uncle. A Cadillac woman is accused of taking thousan
Amish man, 5 Children Hurt in Clare County Accident
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 4 days ago
from her elderly aunt and uncle. A Cadillac woman is accused of taking thousands from her elderly aunt and uncle. Mackinac Bridge to See Hundreds of Bikes for Motorcycles on the MacMackinac Bridge to See Hundreds of Bikes for Motorcycles... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
Human Bone Found in Clare Countyfrom her elderly aunt and uncle. A Cadillac woman is accused of taking thousan
Human Bone Found in Clare County
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 4 days ago
from her elderly aunt and uncle. A Cadillac woman is accused of taking thousands from her elderly aunt and uncle. Mackinac Bridge to See Hundreds of Bikes for Motorcycles on the MacMackinac Bridge to See Hundreds of Bikes for Motorcycles... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
Flint Man Drowns in Clare County Lakerow after a judge made the decision to put him down. The Traverse City judge de
Flint Man Drowns in Clare County Lake
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 4 days ago
row after a judge made the decision to put him down. The Traverse City judge decided in June Hachi would be euthanized. Mackinac Bridge to See Hundreds of Bikes for Motorcycles on the MacMackinac Bridge to See Hundreds of Bikes for Motorcycles... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
Tornado Confirmed in Southwest Michiganrow after a judge made the decision to put him down. The Traverse City judge de
Tornado Confirmed in Southwest Michigan
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 4 days ago
row after a judge made the decision to put him down. The Traverse City judge decided in June Hachi would be euthanized. Mackinac Bridge to See Hundreds of Bikes for Motorcycles on the MacMackinac Bridge to See Hundreds of Bikes for Motorcycles... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
Leelanau County Crash Leaves Three Deadrow after a judge made the decision to put him down. The Traverse City judge de
Leelanau County Crash Leaves Three Dead
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 4 days ago
row after a judge made the decision to put him down. The Traverse City judge decided in June Hachi would be euthanized. Mackinac Bridge to See Hundreds of Bikes for Motorcycles on the MacMackinac Bridge to See Hundreds of Bikes for Motorcycles... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Michigan gets some love on McDonald's soft drink cupsBanks of the Red Cedar.” So do Grand Rapids, Detroit, the Thumb and the Upper P
Michigan gets some love on McDonald's soft drink cups
Detroit Free Press / Posted 6 days ago
Banks of the Red Cedar.” So do Grand Rapids, Detroit, the Thumb and the Upper Peninsula (“Share a Coke with a Yooper.”) The Mackinac Bridge is mentioned, as the “Big Mac.” Many Michiganders prefer the term “Mighty Mac,” but McDonald’s does have... Read more
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MLive.com
Mackinac Bridge traffic hits milestone for first time in 11 yearsMACKINAW CITY, MI - For the 20th consecutive month, traffic over the Mackinac B
Mackinac Bridge traffic hits milestone for first time in 11 years
MLive.com / Posted 9 days ago
MACKINAW CITY, MI - For the 20th consecutive month, traffic over the Mackinac Bridge increased over the same month in year-over-year comparisons. And for the first time in more than a decade, monthly bridge crossings over the Straits of Mackinac... Read more
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Tri-County Citizen
Chesaning School Board approves language for February 2011 ballot proposals | November 14, 2010without increasing the tax millage. Sawyer explained, “The goal with the sinki
Chesaning School Board approves language for February 2011 ballot proposals | November 14, 2010
Tri-County Citizen / Posted 10 days ago
without increasing the tax millage. Sawyer explained, “The goal with the sinking fund is to maintain. It's like the Mackinac Bridge; they're never done painting it,” Sawyer stated. “The idea of a sinking fund is new to this district,” he... Read more
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The Alpena News
Alpena woman to be trailblazerenemy and engage them. He said there are few females in that role and Mayes is
Alpena woman to be trailblazer
The Alpena News / Posted 11 days ago
enemy and engage them. He said there are few females in that role and Mayes is the only one north of Mount Pleasant to the Mackinac Bridge. "There really is a new push to recruit females and get them out there with the men," Kelly said. "The way... Read more
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MLive.com
Mackinac Bridge to go dark tonight as part of 'Lights Out' challengeCity and St. Ignace communities compete with each other to achieve the greatest
Mackinac Bridge to go dark tonight as part of 'Lights Out' challenge
MLive.com / Posted 12 days ago
City and St. Ignace communities compete with each other to achieve the greatest amount of darkness in their areas. The Mackinac Bridge Authority is also participating in the challenge by turning off the cable lighting on the Mackinac Bridge,... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
State warns peak season for rabiesIngham, Jackson, Kent, Kalamazoo, Missaukee, Newaygo, Oakland, Saginaw and Wash
State warns peak season for rabies
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 13 days ago
Ingham, Jackson, Kent, Kalamazoo, Missaukee, Newaygo, Oakland, Saginaw and Washtenaw, officials said. All are south of the Mackinac Bridge, with most far downstate, though Alpena is in northern lower Michigan. Yet Upper Peninsula residents... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
Seeking a star-filled view? Buy 1 of these lighthousesMichigan, its 63-foot tower warning boaters who pass about dangerous waters. T
Seeking a star-filled view? Buy 1 of these lighthouses
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 13 days ago
Michigan, its 63-foot tower warning boaters who pass about dangerous waters. The White Shoal Light, 20 miles west of the Mackinac Bridge, is known for the distinctive red diagonal stripes it has worn since 1990. Both are now for sale, along with... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
Seeking a star-filled view? Buy 1 of these lighthousesMichigan, its 63-foot tower warning boaters who pass about dangerous waters. T
Seeking a star-filled view? Buy 1 of these lighthouses
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 13 days ago
Michigan, its 63-foot tower warning boaters who pass about dangerous waters. The White Shoal Light, 20 miles west of the Mackinac Bridge, is known for the distinctive red diagonal stripes it has worn since 1990. Both are now for sale, along with... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Seeking a star-filled view? Buy 1 of these lighthousesMichigan, its 63-foot tower warning boaters who pass about dangerous waters. T
Seeking a star-filled view? Buy 1 of these lighthouses
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 13 days ago
Michigan, its 63-foot tower warning boaters who pass about dangerous waters. The White Shoal Light, 20 miles west of the Mackinac Bridge, is known for the distinctive red diagonal stripes it has worn since 1990. Both are now for sale, along with... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Seeking a star-filled view? Buy 1 of these lighthousesMichigan, its 63-foot tower warning boaters who pass about dangerous waters. T
Seeking a star-filled view? Buy 1 of these lighthouses
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 13 days ago
Michigan, its 63-foot tower warning boaters who pass about dangerous waters. The White Shoal Light, 20 miles west of the Mackinac Bridge, is known for the distinctive red diagonal stripes it has worn since 1990. Both are now for sale, along with... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
Consider donation to UP walker against cancerAnd, so far so good. He raised about $7,000 alone in a kickoff event in Ironwoo
Consider donation to UP walker against cancer
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 14 days ago
And, so far so good. He raised about $7,000 alone in a kickoff event in Ironwood. His walk will conclude at the Mackinac Bridge on Labor Day. His personal fundraising goal is $10,000. In a variation on last year's theme, Cherwinski... Read more
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MLive.com
In Cheboygan, waiting for entrepreneurs to take a chancefully embrace tourism. The city sits on Lake Huron, at the mouth of the Cheboyg
In Cheboygan, waiting for entrepreneurs to take a chance
MLive.com / Posted 15 days ago
fully embrace tourism. The city sits on Lake Huron, at the mouth of the Cheboygan River, just 20 minutes southeast of the Mackinac Bridge. "Cheboygan has always thought of itself as a manufacturing town because we had Procter & Gamble, but it... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
Readers should consider donation to cancer fundraiserin Marquette on Sunday and in Munising on Aug. 20, plus a group walk Sept. 5 to
Readers should consider donation to cancer fundraiser
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 15 days ago
in Marquette on Sunday and in Munising on Aug. 20, plus a group walk Sept. 5 to conclude the journey by crossing the Mackinac Bridge on Labor Day. Even though Cherwinski will not come any closer to Dickinson County than the Marquette area... Read more
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MLive.com
Manitou Island lighthouse up for auction: Would you live there?White Shoal Light, a major engineering feat at the time of construction in 1901
Manitou Island lighthouse up for auction: Would you live there?
MLive.com / Posted 16 days ago
White Shoal Light, a major engineering feat at the time of construction in 1901, is located offshore 20 miles west of the Mackinac Bridge on Lake Michigan. The red and white tower has a terracotta, steel, and brick interior, and is featured on a... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Odd Michigan park has eerie beauty, a whole lot of rockswas a major gravel quarry from 1927-58. Its last big project was creating and s
Odd Michigan park has eerie beauty, a whole lot of rocks
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 17 days ago
was a major gravel quarry from 1927-58. Its last big project was creating and shipping the huge caisson pillars for the Mackinac Bridge in the 1950s. Then the quarry closed. The land passed to Consumers Energy. In 1997, the land transferred to... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Odd Michigan park has eerie beauty, a whole lot of rockswas a major gravel quarry from 1927-58. Its last big project was creating and s
Odd Michigan park has eerie beauty, a whole lot of rocks
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 17 days ago
was a major gravel quarry from 1927-58. Its last big project was creating and shipping the huge caisson pillars for the Mackinac Bridge in the 1950s. Then the quarry closed. The land passed to Consumers Energy. In 1997, the land transferred to... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Michigan's strangest park has rocky, alien landscapewas a major gravel quarry from 1927-58. Its last big project was creating and s
Michigan's strangest park has rocky, alien landscape
Detroit Free Press / Posted 17 days ago
was a major gravel quarry from 1927-58. Its last big project was creating and shipping the huge caisson pillars for the Mackinac Bridge in the 1950s. Then the quarry closed. The land passed to Consumers Energy. In 1997, the land transferred to... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Walking to fight against canceryear, Cherwinski's walk will take him more than 400 miles, starting at the west
Walking to fight against cancer
The Mining Journal / Posted 18 days ago
year, Cherwinski's walk will take him more than 400 miles, starting at the western edge of the U.P. in Ironwood to the Mackinac Bridge on Labor Day with a personal fundraising goal of $10,000. Cherwinski is well on his way to achieving and... Read more
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MLive.com
Cash or credit for $4 Mackinac Bridge toll? When booths will start taking cardsBut cash will remain the preferred method of payment for the Mackinac Bridge to
Cash or credit for $4 Mackinac Bridge toll? When booths will start taking cards
MLive.com / Posted 19 days ago
But cash will remain the preferred method of payment for the Mackinac Bridge tolls that cost $2 per axle, or $4 per car. "We're still going to encourage customers to use cash or toll cards whenever possible because it is still the fastest option,"... Read more
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MLive.com
Mackinac Bridge issues high wind warning in the StraitsMACKINAW CITY, MI - The Mackinac Bridge Authority has issued a high wind warnin
Mackinac Bridge issues high wind warning in the Straits
MLive.com / Posted 19 days ago
MACKINAW CITY, MI - The Mackinac Bridge Authority has issued a high wind warning for drivers planning to cross the bridge on Friday, Aug. 5. According to the authority, there are "winds of sufficient force" in the Straits area. Drivers should travel... Read more
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The Monroe Evening News
Newport women pedal 355 miles to save livesSue Wagers, 51, and Mary McKnight Kittle, 56, rode their bikes from the Mackina
Newport women pedal 355 miles to save lives
The Monroe Evening News / Posted 22 days ago
Sue Wagers, 51, and Mary McKnight Kittle, 56, rode their bikes from the Mackinac Bridge to Whiteford Township in what was called the Bridge 2 Border ride. Posted Aug. 2, 2016 at 8:00 AM Two Newport women who rode bicycles 355 miles from the top of... Read more
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The Columbian
Les Cheneaux intriguingplus two small towns, Hessel and Cedarville, that hug the Lake Huron shore in t
Les Cheneaux intriguing
The Columbian / Posted 24 days ago
plus two small towns, Hessel and Cedarville, that hug the Lake Huron shore in the eastern Upper Peninsula. Drive across the Mackinac Bridge, turn right at M-134, and about 20 minutes later, you’re there. In French, Les Cheneaux means “the... Read more
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TribLIVE
Find peace with a paddle in Michigan’s Les Cheneaux islandsplus two small towns, Hessel and Cedarville, that hug the Lake Huron shore in t
Find peace with a paddle in Michigan’s Les Cheneaux islands
TribLIVE / Posted 24 days ago
plus two small towns, Hessel and Cedarville, that hug the Lake Huron shore in the eastern Upper Peninsula. Drive across the Mackinac Bridge, turn right at M-134, and about 20 minutes later, you're there. In French, Les Cheneaux means “the... Read more
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MLive.com
Spanish galleon sails into Grand Traverse Bay, Viking ship headed to South HavenCoast of the U.S. In other Tall Ship news, another international favorite, the
Spanish galleon sails into Grand Traverse Bay, Viking ship headed to South Haven
MLive.com / Posted 1 months ago
Coast of the U.S. In other Tall Ship news, another international favorite, the Draken Harald Hårfagre, sailed past the Mackinac Bridge Friday on its way to Beaver Island. On Sunday, it expects to glide into South Haven, where the world's... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
Straits of Mackinac Sees Storms, Mackinac Bridge and Ferries Preparehave details on what the Bridge Authority and ferry companies do when storms ro
Straits of Mackinac Sees Storms, Mackinac Bridge and Ferries Prepare
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 1 months ago
have details on what the Bridge Authority and ferry companies do when storms roll in. "You can feel it on your car," Mackinac Bridge Authority management supervisor Ned McLennan said. "Of course the bigger the vehicle the worse it gets and it... Read more
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MLive.com
Severe thunderstorm watch in effect for most of Lower Michigan, U.P. reporting damage againsevere thunderstorm watch area outlined in blue. This would include Grand Rapid
Severe thunderstorm watch in effect for most of Lower Michigan, U.P. reporting damage again
MLive.com / Posted 1 months ago
severe thunderstorm watch area outlined in blue. This would include Grand Rapids to Flint and all points northward to the Mackinac Bridge. It also includes the Sault Ste. Marie area and the eastern U.P. Here is an always updated radar loop... Read more

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